People

PI

Dr. Yaguang Luo examines leafy greens in a lab
Project Director, Research Food Technologist, EMFSL, USDA ARS
Produce Safety

Co-PD and Project Manager

Ellen Bornhorst
Grant project manager and postdoctoral researcher
Yaguang Luo’s group
Dr. Patricia Millner
Research Microbiologist EMFSL, USDA ARS
Microbiologist
Dr. Arne Pearlstein
Postharvest Physiologist
Fluid Mechanics Researcher

Co-PI

Dr. Lydia Bourouiba
Fluid Mechnician
Researcher
Dr. Jeff Brecht
University of Florida Research Foundation Professor
Postharvest Physiologist
Dr. Wyatt Brown
Professor and Assistant Department Head
Horticulturist
Dr. Linda Calvin
Co-PI, Agricultural Economist, USDA ERS
Agricultural Economist
Dr. Cathleen Hapeman
Research Chemist
Research Chemist
Dr. Fawzy Hashem
Research Associate Professor
Researcher
Dr. Xiangwu Nou
Research Microbiologist, EMFSL, USDA ARS
Microbiologist
Dr. Paula Rivadeneira
Assistant Professor
Soil, Water, and Environmental Scientist
Dr. Keith Schneider
Professor
Food Scientist
Dr. Angela Shaw
Associate Professor
Microbiologist
Dr. Daniel Shelton
Research Microbiologist
Research Microbiologist
Trevor Suslow
Produce Marketing Association
Produce Safety
Dr. Gary Thompson
Co-PI, Professor, University of Arizona
Department Head and Researcher
Statistician General
Statistician
Dr. Keith Vorst
Associate Professor
Food Safety

Support Personnel

Vaidehi Bhagat
Undergraduate Student
Yaguang Luo’s group
Samantha Bolten
Technician
Xiangwu Nou’s group
Undergraduate Student
Yaguang Luo’s group
Kim Cordasco
Postdoctoral Researcher
Jeff Brecht’s group
Atilio de Frias
Postdoctoral Researcher
Yaguang Luo’s group
Raj Dundekar
Graduate Student
Lydia Bourouiba’s group
Postdoctoral Researcher
Xiangwu Nou’s group
Brooke Hutton
Undergraduate Student
Yaguang Luo’s group
Sungkwon Lee
Graduate Student
Lydia Bourouiba’s group
Ana-Lorena Monge-Brenes
Graduate Student
Keith Vorst’s group
Zi (David) Teng
Postdoctoral Researcher
Yaguang Luo’s group
Ellen Turner
Technician
Yaguang Luo’s group
Sam Van Haunte
Postdoctoral Researcher
Pat Millner’s group
Yongji Wang
Graduate Student
Lydia Bourouiba’s group
Yurui Xie
Graduate Student
Jeff Brecht’s group
Bin Zhou
Postdoctoral Researcher
Yaguang Luo’s group